Vira I. Heinz Program for Women in Global Leadership applications now open

Group photo of Vira I. Heinz program students

Applications are now being accepted for the Vira I. Heinz Program for Women in Global Leadership. Pitt-Greensburg students are encouraged to review the application requirements for this well-respected scholarship program.

The Vira I. Heinz Program for Women in Global Leadership program awards a minimum of $5,000 to up to three women at Pitt Greensburg for an international summer experience as part of the comprehensive scholarship program. In addition to an international experience, awardees participate in a cohort mentorship and leadership program with other participating universities across Pennsylvania. The program includes weekend retreats and a community engagement component.

Eligibility requirements include:
- Woman undergraduate student
- Sophomore or Junior status
- 3.0 QPA or higher
- U.S. citizen
- Applicants must never have been abroad before for any reason

For full eligibility requirements, program overview, alumni testimonials, application, and more, visit:

Applications are due November 1.

Interested students should contact:
Dr. Pilar Herr, Pitt-Greensburg Vira I. Heinz Program Coordinator
Lauren Perri, Pitt-Greensburg Study Abroad Coordinator

Publication Date

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 09:45